K Street Redevelopment - The long-contemplated redevelopment of K Street in downtown Sacramento is closer to becoming a reality. From four contending firms, a city advisory board has recommended two developers to re-do two blocks of K street between 7th and 9th streets and the city council will be discussing the options at next Tuesday's council meeting. Today on Insight, we'll talk with the developers of the Boqueria plan that would include a year-round marketplace. Fat Stem Cells - Can stem... Topics: KXJZ, Sacramento public radio, Capital Public Radio, K street redevelopment, Boqueria plan, The,...
Members of Women's Liberation, determined to impress the University of California, Berkeley officials of their seriousness, staged a demonstration at Harmon Gymnasium, the school's men's gym, demanding to be allowed to enter the class in Karate. The protestors were met by the police who refused to allow them into the room where the course was being taught. They later talked to the officials in the administration building, Vice Chancellors R.L. Johnson and John Henry Raleigh. Denny Smithson of... Topics: Karate, Martial arts, U.C. Berkeley, Women athletes, Women's rights, University of California,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Eileen Zalisk interviews Karen Cosden[sp?] about women and sex hormones. "Fighting the Crisis of Sex Hormones" will be the theme of an upcoming conference covering the drug DES (banned in 1973), which was prescribed to pregnant women to prevent complications during pregnancy but was shown to have numerous debilitating side effects, including cancer and birth defects, as well as other estrogen-based hormone drugs. Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Birth control, Sex hormones,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Poet Karen Swenson reads selections from her own work. This recording is Part 1 of a two part reading. Pacifica does not currently have Part 2. This program was produced by Paul Oppenheimer for the Drama and Literature Department of WBAI Topics: Poetry -- Women authors., Karen Swenson., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Herbert Feinstein interviews Japanese film importer, producer and curator Kashiko Kawakita (1908-1993) in Venice, Italy during the time of the 1968 Venice Film Festival. Kawakita heads Towa Trading, which produces low-budget art films, and runs a number of art film houses in Japan as well. They discuss some of the Japanese films featured at the Festival that year, the legacy of Hiroshima, her son-in-law, Juzo Itami, who is an actor, and her businesses. Topics: Feinstein, Herbert., Film industry -- Japan., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Lesbian, feminist and humorist, Kate Clinton speaks to a live audience. Clinton jokes about WASA corruption, sleepover with the pages, ET jokes, jokes about Kotex and tampons, growing up with brothers, jokes about her weight and eating cookies as a religious experience for a former Catholic. She recently learned to knit and recalls knitting bandages for lepers as a child. Clinton describes her difficulty with the word, "lesbian" and touches on border crossings, bad questions, names... Topics: Clinton, Kate, Women comedians, Stand-up comedy routines, Gay Women's Alternative (Washington,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Kate Millett interviewed by Paul Vangelisti on her book "Flying" and her ideals about art in her life. Previously cataloged as "The artist and Flying." Topics: Millett, Kate., Women authors, Art -- Philosophy., Feminists, Authorship., Lesbians -- United... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Kate Millett speaks about Simone de Beauvoir as a biographer (38 min.). After some blank spots in the recording, there is a question and answer session to 62 minutes. Ambient noise follows, rest of tape is blank. Likely recorded at a colloquium on Simone De Beauvoir held at The French House at Columbia University April 4-6, 1985. Topics: Beauvoir, Simone de, 1908-1986, Millett, Kate., American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Contents: 1. Kate Millett reads from a new book (to be published in about a year) entitled The Basement: Meditations on a Case of Human Sacrifice, at the San Francisco International Poetry Festival, about a young woman tortured and killed for sex (November 5, 1978). 2. Exhortation to march at the Feminist Perspectives on Pornography Conference, held in San Francisco, November 17-19, 1978 (Same conference as AZ1072). Andrea Dworkin is introduced by moderator for the day Lilia Medina. Dworkin is... Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Millett, Kate., Dworkin, Andrea., Near,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Kathie Sarachild is interviewed on KPFA's "Unlearning to not speak" program by Susan Elisabeth. Sarachild is a member of the Redstockings radical feminist group which has just published a "warning" that Gloria Steinem and MS Magazine (Steinem is editor) may be fronts for the CIA and powers that be to block progress on feminist issues such as the exploitation of women. Focus is on Steinem's political history since the 1960s and her association with the Independent Research... Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Unlearning to Not Speak collective.,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Rob Crocker, WBAI, interviews Kathleen Cleaver, wife of Eldridge Cleaver, and today representing the International Section of the Black Panther party, after her arrival back to the U.S. [from Algeria?]. Tape cuts in on Kathleen speaking about the BPP movement outside the U.S. and now plans to widen their struggle inside the U.S., including a speaking tour. Contradictions in the BPP "have been resolved" and now need to focus on three areas of need: political prisoners (BP's in prison... Topics: American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Cleaver, Kathleen, Black Panther Party,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
KPFA's Yolanda de Freitas, Jean Wiley of Third World Media News, and Cheryl Johnson of the Third World Women's Alliance interviews Black Panther Party communications secretary Kathleen Cleaver (1945 - ) upon her return to the United States after having spent three years in Algeria. She begins with an explanation of the situation in Algeria, the reason for her visit to the United States, and then talks about the changing emphasis of the Black Panther Party politics and about the feminist... Topics: Freitas, Yolande de., Johnson, Cheryl., Wiley, Jean., Women's movement, Cleaver, Eldridge,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Kathryn Kish Sklar speaks on the radical impact married women workers, and their ability to financially support themselves and their families, is making on family life and working life. Yet there remains a lack of change in their political status. This is possibly a lecture she gave at UCLA, but date and location of speech is not on the tape. Possibly produced by Marc Cooper? Topics: Sklar, Kathryn Kish, Women workers., CHILD CARE, Women -- Economic conditions., Married women,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Guests on this show are folk singers Kathy Smith and Burt Lee and producer Mark Roth. The discussion is about how hard it can be to make it financially as a musician, how much one can put themselves into live performing, and some differences with other forms of music, such as rock. "The new folk" is produced for Pacifica Radio by Steve Rathe. Technical producer is David Rapkin. Topics: Women musicians., Women folk musicians, Folk music -- United States, American Women Making History... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
This episode features the music of Katrina Krimsky, a Bay Area composer, musician, and teacher. Includes an in-studio interview with her. Produced and presented by Susan Sailow. Engineered by Joan Medlin. Music recorded by Tony Ferro, except for "Grace." Made possible by a grant from the California Arts Council. Self-contained. Track list: 1. continuity -- 2. "Images" (c)Katrina Krimsky 1/5/1977-- 3. interview -- 4. "Sounds 'cape" (c) Katrina Krimsky 1/5/77-- 5.... Topics: Krimsky, Katrina., Women composers., Women musicians., Katrina Krimsky / produced by Susan Sailow.,... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Author Kay Boyle (February 19, 1902 – December 27, 1992) talks with Eleanor Sully and reads from her own work. Boyle talks about her life and work, Huey Newton, the black movement, the strike at San Francisco State College, her students, and Dr. Hayakawa. She reads her short story "Black Boy" and a long poem, "Testament For My Students." Recorded at Kay Boyle's home in San Francisco. Topics: Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992, Authorship., Women writers, American Women Making History and Culture:... Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
Keep 'em Rolling was a Mutual Broadcasting System show that featured a play each week. Time Magazine said it was sponsored by the Office for Emergency Management (link http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,795612,00.html behind a paywall but you can see part of it). Keep 'em Rolling is also mentioned in this ebook on Archive.org, Radio in wartime: http://archive.org/details/radioinwartime00dryerich ...but any typo or error is mine. :) Topics: World War II: Homefront, World War, 1939-1945, Anna Neagle, Kenny Baker, Charles Bickford, Bea...
Here are some radio broadcasts of the Kentucky Derby horse race in Louisville, Kentucky and a few related old time radio shows. More broadcasts can be found at http://www.lkyradio.com/WHASKentuckyDerby.htm Topics: Sports: Horse Racing, Kentucky Derby, Old Time Radio, Sports, OTR, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1946,...